Issue #7406 has been reported by headius (Charles Nutter).

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Bug #7406: English.rb says that $_ is thread-local, but it is frame-local
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/7406

Author: headius (Charles Nutter)
Status: Open
Priority: Normal
Assignee: 
Category: 
Target version: 
ruby -v: 2.0.0preview1


system ~/projects/jruby/gist-4110634 $ jirb
irb(main):001:0> $_ = 'foo'
=> "foo"
irb(main):002:0> def blah; p $_; end
=> nil
irb(main):003:0> p $_
"foo"
=> "foo"
irb(main):004:0> blah
nil
=> nil

Not thread-local.


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